Rosacea is a common chronic skin condition that usually only affects the face and eyes. Occasionally, the neck, chest, or other areas may be involved. Characterized by redness, pimples, and broken blood vessels, rosacea tends to begin after middle age (between the ages of 30 and 60). It is more common in fair-skinned people and women in menopause. Rosacea often begins with easy blushing and flushing of the facial skin. Eventually, redness will persist around the nose area. Then it extends to the rest of the face. Rosacea has a variety of clinical symptoms. The symptoms of rosacea may resemble other dermatologic conditions, such as acne.
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